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What economic effects did the Spanish-American war have on the Unites States?
During the Cuban revolution, "yellow journalism" or "yellow press" contributed to the beginning of the Spanish-American war. [ [ Reports about crimes against the Cuban population by the Spanish overlords were exaggerated and transformed into horror stories escalating sales of papers. Please click good. [smile] ] ]
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